8 days in Australia Itinerary

8 days in Australia Itinerary

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8 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Deception Bay
— Few hours
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Blackall
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
3
Winton
— 1 day
Drive:  10​h 45​min
4
Tennant Creek
— 1 day
Drive:  6​h
5
Camooweal
— 1 day
Fly:  6​h 30​min
6
Cairns
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h 45​min
7
Melbourne
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 30​min
8
Sydney
— 1 night
End: Sydney

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Deception Bay

Deception Bay
Deception Bay is a suburb in the Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Australia. For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Deception Bay trip maker .

Sydney to Deception Bay is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive. In April, daytime highs in Deception Bay are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. You'll set off for Blackall on the 19th (Fri).

Things to do in Deception Bay

Parks Fun & Games Nature
Find places to stay Apr 19 — 20:

1
night
Blackall

Blackall
Blackall is a small town and rural locality in the Blackall-Tambo Region in Central West Queensland, Australia. To see ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Blackall holiday maker app .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Deception Bay to Blackall. You will leave for Winton on the 20th (Sat).

Things to do in Blackall

Theme Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 19 — 20:

1
day
Winton

Winton
Winton is a town and locality in the Shire of Winton in Central West Queensland, Australia. To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Winton trip planner.

Traveling by car from Blackall to Winton takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. You'll set off for Tennant Creek on the 21st (Sun).

Things to do in Winton

Museums Parks Nature
Find places to stay Apr 21 — 22:

1
day
Tennant Creek

Tennant Creek
Tennant Creek is a town located in the Northern Territory of Australia. To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Tennant Creek sightseeing tool .

Traveling by car from Winton to Tennant Creek takes 13 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. April in Tennant Creek sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 24°C at night. On the 22nd (Mon), you'll travel to Camooweal.

Things to do in Tennant Creek

Museums Parks Nature
Find places to stay Apr 22 — 23:

1
day
Camooweal

Camooweal
Camooweal is a small town and locality in the City of Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia. For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Camooweal itinerary builder tool .

Getting from Tennant Creek to Camooweal by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly. On the 23rd (Tue), you'll travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Camooweal

Parks Nature Wildlife
Find places to stay Apr 23 — 24:

1
day
Cairns

A neat, cosmopolitan city of shaded plazas and laid-back neighborhoods, Cairns serves as a popular base for exploration of the surrounding region and the Great Barrier Reef, as well as a center for watersport activities like surfing or waterskiing.
On the 24th (Wed), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Cairns trip maker tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Camooweal to Cairns. In April, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Cairns

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling

1
day
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Melbourne Zoo, then enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, and then admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Melbourne day trip planner.

You can fly from Cairns to Melbourne in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. When traveling from Cairns in April, plan for little chillier days in Melbourne, with highs around 23°C, while nights are much colder with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors
Find places to stay Apr 24 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Eureka Skydeck 88 ©
Eureka Skydeck 88

1
night
Sydney

Sydney ©
Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of The Rocks, snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, then enjoy some music at Sydney Opera House, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Sydney planner .

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in April, plan for a bit warmer nights in Sydney, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Nightlife
Find places to stay Apr 25 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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